An accident on Northwest 31st Avenue and 41st Street has led to one death and another person injured.
According to authorities, the accident occurred when the driver of a truck failed to slow down and rear-ended another vehicle.
There were two women in the car that was rear-ended. The driver of the car was declared dead at the scene of the accident by the emergency crew. The car’s passenger was taken to the hospital, but sustained non-life threatening injuries.
The male driver of the truck, which reportedly caused the accident, sustained minor injuries from the impact. The gentleman was being questioned by authorities at the scene of the collision. Charges have not yet been filed.
Emergency crews were on site promptly clearing up the debris. None of the victims’ identifications have been reported by the authorities at this time.
Marc Anidjar, from the Law Firm of Anidjar and Levine, comments on this crash: “This was a serious accident that left one person dead and two others injured. Rear-end accidents are one of the most dangerous kinds of accidents. Often, when a person is rear-ended they are completely taken off-guard and have not had an opportunity to brace for an impact. Our deepest condolences go out the to family that lost a member in this terrible accident.”
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